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RockFit functional training facility aims to provide alternative and functional training methods in a fun, social environment where people from all ages can enjoy the joys of outdoor activity while utilising our indoor facility.

Video: Climber’s Journal Series: UK

Exploring the amazing lands of England, Scotland and Wales. Even if you’re not a climber, watch it and be amazed by the astonishing landscape.

South African Adventurer Dave du Plessis Shot During Amazon Expedition

He has bullets in his spine, face, neck, skull, arms, was left for dead, got up, ran for about 5 km to get help, saw people, tried to call for help but no sound came out because he had been shot in the neck.

A sailor turned survivalist on Table Mountain

Video: Another 8B for Ashima Shiraishi

11 year old Ashima Shiraishi from New York city, who is in South Africa with Paul Robinson & Co. for the Chasing winter film project, has made made the 2nd female ascent of Fragile steps, 8B, in the Fortress sector, Rocklands.

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Video: Cerro Torre by Fair Means

Since its 1974 first ascent until 2012, only three new routes were established to Cerro Torre’s summit without relying on the bolt ladders of the infamous Compressor Route.

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**Updated + Pics Alard Hufner, Douard Le Roux and Robert Powell summit Trango

Alard Hufner and Douard Le Roux summited Trango on Saturday

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Lab Rat… My second 8b+

This was one of the first routes I ever saw when I arrived in Waterval Boven for the first time in 2006. My eyes grew large and my secret desire to climb it slow grew larger.

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Kleinmond Rock Rally 2012 Report

The festival had about 1500 participants, creating the largest party I have ever seen after any Rally. There were kayakers sliding down the stretch tent roof, rider sliding down a long line of couches and pole climbers/dancers doing their thing.

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Bolt failure at Kleinmond

I have looked at the bolt and it is very clearly Stress Corrosion Cracking (SCC) that caused the failure.

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